A land of legends, complex history, and some of the world’s prettiest scenery, Scotland has something for everyone. Even though it is a small country, it leaves a big impact on all who visit. To help you organize your next trip to Scotland, check out these five amazing things to do in Scotland.
1. Loch Ness:
One of the most famous lake in the world, Loch Ness is the second largest loch in Scotland. It holds the legend of the infamous sea monster and the most notorious mythical creature of modern time, Nessie. With an air of mystery, the intriguing Loch Ness should not be missed!
2. Edinburgh Castle:
For more than 800 years, the castle has been a national icon that dominates the city’s skyline. The beautiful castle is the most popular attraction in Scotland and was the most vital possession in Scotland’s wars.
3. Royal Museum and Museum of Scotland:
The best and rarest of Scotland’s antiquities have been brought together in two treasure troves. While the Royal Museum concentrates on international artifacts, the modern Museum of Scotland is dedicated to the story of this land and its people.
4. Isle of Skye:
The product of violent geographical upheavals, the “misty isle” is justly famed for its towering, ragged mountains and wild coastline. The Scottish Highlands are amazing. Don’t forget to bring your camera because the views are breathtaking!
5. Luskentyre Beach:
This beach is situated on the spectacular west coast of South Harris in the Outer Hebrides. One of the most beautiful color-washed coastal areas of Scotland, Luskentyre Beach has been voted Britain’s best beach.